Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

Interviste

As Boardwalk Empire Meets its Final Season, Vincent Piazza Shines as Lucky Luciano
August 02, 2014 - (0) comments

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH VINCENT PIAZZA. HBO recently announced that it was closing down Boardwalk Empire, its tribute to Prohibition-era [...]

Italiani nel mondo

“The Zamp,” Italian American Olympian and War World II hero, dead at 97
July 05, 2014 - (0) comments

Olympian, World War II hero, man of faith, inspirational speaker, the “Zamp”, as he was nicknamed when he participated [...]

Memories.../Ricordi...

Remembering the Great Licia Albanese
August 27, 2014 - (0) comments

My father introduced me to Licia Albanese. I was wearing a bib and enjoying strained bananas, while he was savoring the strains of the glorious love duet from “La Boheme.” “Licia [...]

Cultura

Stromboli, il Centro operativo dell’Ingv cambia look
August 28, 2014 - (0) comments

Il ‘Faro del Mediterraneo’ e la sua attività eruttiva in mostra al Centro operativo dell’Ingv,“Il Vulcano Informa”. La nuova sala espositiva, che dal 15 luglio al 23 agosto ha registrato oltre [...]

Attualità

Costa Concordia, Legambiente: “Ora inizia l’altra grande sfida: il completo ripristino ambientale dei fondali del Giglio”
August 28, 2014 - (0) comments

“Un’operazione unica ed innovativa necessaria per il mare del Giglio e per i gigliesi”. Legambiente dalla sua Festa Nazionale rilancia la proposta di istituire subito l’Area Marina Protetta dell’Arcipelago Toscano prevista [...]

Spettacolo

James Franco awarded the Jaeger-Le Coultre Glory to the Filmmaker 2014 of the Venice Film Festival
August 25, 2014 - (0) comments

His new film The Sound and the Fury to screen Out of Competition Award Ceremony in the Sala Grande (Palazzo del Cinema) on 5th September at 2:30 pm The Biennale di [...]

Fashion/Lifestyle

Camere d’artista, Il design italiano 1930-1960 a Forte dei Marmi
July 28, 2014 - (0) comments

Dal 24 luglio 2014 a Villa Bertelli, Forte dei Marmi Il Design italiano storico ed in particolare la progettazione d’interni è uno dei maggiori vanti del made in italy che ebbe [...]

Food & Wine

Fiano di Avellino: Southern Italian white for a summer dinner.
August 21, 2014 - (0) comments

In a city as dynamic as New York, where a new restaurant opens every day, you can choose between thousands of places. It just depends on your mood. A few nights [...]

Musica

The Opera world mourns the loss of the Great Soprano Licia Albanese
August 19, 2014 - (0) comments

Opera fans around the world are grieving for the loss of famed soprano Licia Albanese, who died on August 15, 2014, at the age of 105, in her home in Manhattan. [...]

Cinema

James Franco awarded the Jaeger-Le Coultre Glory to the Filmmaker 2014 of the Venice Film Festival
August 25, 2014 - (0) comments

His new film The Sound and the Fury to screen Out of Competition Award Ceremony in the Sala Grande (Palazzo del Cinema) on 5th September at 2:30 pm The Biennale di [...]

Teatro

“Voices of Swords” Needs to Sharpen Its Points
August 20, 2014 - (0) comments

SPOILER ALERT: This review will reveal plot points in “Voices of Swords” and surprises. Playwright Kari Floren has created a good set-up for her serious-minded comedy about children faced with the [...]

Arte

From Giotto to Gentile: Painting and sculptures in Fabriano from 1200s to 1300s
July 27, 2014 - (0) comments

A seemingly peripheral town, not generally considered when embarking upon a cultural tour of Italy, yet home to a vast collection of priceless medieval works of art, many of which are [...]

Libri

Guido Mattioni’s “Whispering Tides” makes the reader a protagonist
August 07, 2014 - (0) comments

  A novel that will touch your heart, Guido Mattioni’s Whispering Tides has the power within its well-crafted narrative to make the reader a protagonist, not merely a spectator, by triggering [...]

Scienze

Stromboli, il Centro operativo dell’Ingv cambia look
August 28, 2014 - (0) comments

Il ‘Faro del Mediterraneo’ e la sua attività eruttiva in mostra al Centro operativo dell’Ingv,“Il Vulcano Informa”. La nuova sala espositiva, che dal 15 luglio al 23 agosto ha registrato oltre [...]

Economia

Tavola rotonda a Londra con il GAL ‘Serre Salentine’
August 15, 2014 - (0) comments

A fine luglio presso ‘The italian book shop’ di Londra si è tenuta una tavola rotonda dal titolo ‘La Londra degli italiani: ieri, oggi e domani’, cui ha preso parte il [...]